Sociology Series

当前位置: Home >> Faculty >> Sociology Series >> 正文

Yanjie Bian

日期: 2019-06-13 点击:

Yanjie Bian



Yanjie Bian is Professor of Sociology at University of Minnesota, USA. Concurrently, he is Director of the Institute for Empirical Social Science Research at Xi’an Jiaotong University, China. He previously taught at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Dr. Bian is a co-founder (with Professor Li Lulu) of the Chinese General Social Survey, which is a public data archive available to domestic and international scholars. Author of 15 books and more than 160 research articles on topics of China’s social stratification, social networks, and institutional change, Dr. Bian’s current projects include the development of the sociology of guanxi, a panel study about networks and jobs in Chinese cities, and East Asian social networks. He was recognized as one of the 2014-2018 Elsevier most-cited Chinese researchers in social science.